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Take the FREE Careers & Majors Quiz to find out your personality breakdown and the best major and career matches for you. Log on to the website https://www.cappex.com/colleges/majors

University of Mississippi Scholarship Deadlines- February 15, 2019 http://finaid.olemiss.edu/

Mississippi State University Scholarship Priority Deadline- December 1, 2018 http://www.admissions.msstate.edu/freshmen/money-matters

ICC Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, 2019  https://www.iccms.edu/FinancialAid, https://www.iccms.edu/Portals/0/Docs/Finaid/HowToApplyForStudentAid.pdf

 

 Don't forget to fill out the FAFSA and MTAG/MESG if you plan to attend college during the 2019-2020 school year!

1. National High School Oratorical Contest Scholarship - Deadline is January 21, 2019

Scholarships are awarded to the three finalists. First place receives $18,000, second gets $16,000 and third takes $14,000. Each individual state winner certified into and participating in the first round of the national contest receives a $1,500 scholarship.

Each first-round winner who advances but does not qualify for the finals receives an additional $1,500 scholarship.  Scholarships may be used to attend any college or university in the United States.  See Mrs. Collier for more information.  https://www.legion.org/oratorical/videos/PLD1D27913E787209F/dBvs1BcdzZk

2. Bezos Scholarship Program - Deadline is February 8, 2019

 

The Bezos Scholars Program is now Available for high school juniors.To learn about the program and application process visit bezosscholars.org.

 

3. MORA Scholarship - Deadline is February 11, 2019

Must have 2.5 GPA, two letters of recommendation, and an essay pertaining to being an organ or tissue donor.  See Mrs. Collier for more information and applications.

4. MS Association of Supervisors Scholarship - Deadline is March 1, 2019

MS Association of Supervisors Scholarship:  2.5 GPA, applicant’s immediate family member must be employed or retired from county government.  Visit www.mssupervisors.org/scholarship-program to apply.  Deadline March 1, 2019.